Admission Requirements

  • Educating Non-Native English Speakers


    Online Application

    Complete Seattle University's Online Application, which includes the following elements:

    • $55 Application Fee*
    • Statement of Purpose
    • Resume
    • 2 College of Education Recommendation Forms 
      • From professional educators 
    • College of Education Self-Evaluation Form 

    *Waived for SU alumni

    Admission Requirements
    • Online Application
    • Washington State Teaching Certificate or teaching credential from a state that holds a reciprocal agreement with Washington State
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
    • Official Transcript(s)
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0 
      • Calculated from the last 90 quarter/60 semester credits of the bachelor's degree and any post-baccalaureate or graduate coursework.
      • Applicants with less than a 3.0 GPA or with non-graded bachelor's degree programs must submit GRE or MAT scores earned within the last 5 years.       

    International Applicants

    International students are invited to visit the Graduate Admissions website for a full list of requirements.